detail they asked to go to springfield, to go to the law offices and the museum. and what do you want to know about? what was the right thing, what did he sound like? what is his voice like? so we knew from the period at that time that he had a high-pitched voice that could go over the crowds. you had people in the debates, lincoln's could go to the end of the crowd. they wanted to know how he walked. we knew he walked like a laborer, that he felt like he had a burden on his shoulders. when you see him walk, he walks like a laborer, the most important thing, what was his humor? that is the one thing i cared about important thing, that was the way he got away from sadness. >> people are going to come away, wondering was he that funny, humorous, was he that way? and to the best of your ability, yes. >> and the most important thing, people think of him as an icon, a statesman.